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Stepping Into Rural Wisconsin: Grandpa Charly's Life Vignettes from Prussia to the Midwest
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,840. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
There are many narratives about European immigrants that came to the US in the 1800s, but few talk about the families that arrived from Prussia. This recollection entertains, educates, and informs readers with fascinating historical details, how life was lived in the early 1900s in rural Wisconsin.
Bartholomew Yates of Middlesex County Virginia and some of his descendants
Price: Free! Words: 29,600. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Bartholomew Yates was an immigrant to Virginia in 1700, was a visitor to William and Mary College, professor of divinity, minister of several Anglican parishes in Middlesex county, and the patriarch of a large Virginia family. This geneology by Helen K. Yates describes in detail many of his descendants and relatives, including Pocahontas, John Rolfe, Robert "King" Carter, the Bollings and Murrays.
Mysterious Builder of Seattle Landmarks
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,970. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017 by VIE Publishing - VIE Communication. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Biography
After decades of believing her mother's tale that Danish immigrant Hans Pederson left them penniless, Paula uncovers the truth about her father's wealth and incredible contributions to Seattle, Washington. Paula discovers her mysterious father's boom to bust life in the early 1900s, as she grapples with family secrets and heartbreaking deception in this very personal memoir.
Porodica Kurt iz Mostara, historija i rodoslov
Price: Free! Words: 58,900. Language: Bosnian. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Kurt Family from Mostar, history and genealogy Porodica Kurt iz Mostara, historija i rodoslov
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Creative non-fiction piece about a family myth, ancestors, memory and the truth.
7 Crows, A Secret
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 206,960. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
“‘Seven crows, a secret, never to be told’. I guess I’m the secret no one ever told.” For over twenty years David has been haunted by the hanged man’s words. In 1933 he has one last chance to find their meaning. The trail of family stories leads him to the bedside of an old woman, the last witness to the events and David’s best hope for an answer. If she does tell, will anyone recognize it?
Lorin Robert Mangum: A Life Story
Price: Free! Words: 14,520. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The life history of Lorin Robert Mangum as dictated in his own words to his grandson.
Our Little Town
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,440. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014 by G. & E. Johnstone. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
‘Our Little Town’ tells of the life and spirit of a Victorian fishing village through the voices of one family across five generations. Elsie Johnstone has captured the memories of 28 members of a Lakes Entrance clan stemming from William Carstairs, a founder and legendary fisherman. It colourfully re-creates growing up in a town of a few hundred people heavily dependent on the sea for survival.
"Dear Darling Loulie"
Series: Genealogy, Book 2 ยท Continuing Education, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,920. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The letters of Cordelia Lewis Scales depict the life and general morale of the civilian population in Mississippi before, during and after the War between the States. Special attention is paid to research into the life and service of Dabney Minor Scales, who served as a second lieutenant on the Shenandoah, the most important and famous ship of the Confederate Navy.
Blood Work: Dr. Farkas II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014 by Fine Form Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Undead
After that bit of unpleasantness in France when Dr. Farkas had to kill Abigail, they continue to enjoy their prolonged honeymoon... until she starts getting sick. Could it be morning sickness?